Director Matt Barton to take part in IAAPA 5K Fun Run

Later this month 7thSense Director Matt Barton will be taking part in the 7th Annual Footprints from the Heart 5k Run alongside other amusement industry professionals as part of the 2015 IAAPA Attractions Expo.

The goal of this charity event is to raise funds for Give Kids The World, a non-profit that exists solely to fulfil the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses. These deserving families come from all over the world and are treated to weeklong fantasy vacations to Central Florida where accommodations, attraction tickets, entertainment, meals and more are all provided at no cost.

The race is taking place at Give Kids The World Village in Florida.

Donating is easy and secure and can be done online here.

Give Kids The World has been awarded a four-star rating for sound fiscal management for eight consecutive years by Charity Navigator, the largest independent evaluator of charities. In 2010, GKTW was recognized as the #1 most fiscally responsible charity by Worth Magazine, and MSN Money named GKTW the Highest Rated Charity in America in 2012. Give Kids The World’s commitment to accountability and transparency assures supporters that their donation is used in the most responsible and efficient way possible.